Ghanaian Music import, Mr. Eazi, was today attacked by Nigerians on twitter for saying Ghana music’s influence on Nigerian Music cannot be overemphasized.
Ghana’s influence on present day “Naija Sound” cannot be over emphasized!!!
— Accra2Lagos 11th feb (@mreazi) January 11, 2017
Well, after trending on Twitter, several Ghanaian acts including Juliet Ibrahim came to his defence defending him and his tweet about Nigeria music.
Some naija soundz is azonto inspired, alkaida inspired,hi-life inspired,even if u hear “mad over u” u go tink 8s a Ghanaian singing @mreazi
— Juliet Ibrahim (@julietibrahim) January 12, 2017
The latest to jump to his defense is the controversial Wanlov The Kubolor.
The musician tweeted: “i dey plus mr eazi for lagos 2 yrs ago u guys no dey mind am…e blow for ghana dey blow for europe n america now u dey wan control am…sia”.
i dey plus mr eazi for lagos 2 yrs ago u guys no dey mind am…e blow for ghana dey blow for europe n america now u dey wan control am…sia
— The Kubolor (@wanlov) January 12, 2017
Ghana and Nigeria have an unsettled rivalry with regards to the country that prepares the tastiest jollof and their own musician supporting Ghana seem to create a whole new social media rivalry between the countries.